Dedicated to the preservation of Standard Cars 1903-
This is YOUR club site, help us to keep it interesting for everyone by sending us articles
The Standard Motor Club is THE club for all Standard Owners and fans
Watch this space for details of the 2018 International Rally
First Visit by the Club to Killerton House Show
Classic Car Show at Killerton House, Sunday 4th June 2006
Right to left: Steve Smeltzer's V4, Bob Richardson's Avon Tourer, Peter Starbuck's 50's Ten and Roger Sims' Avon Sports at Killerton House Rally.
We are always keen to try new events and especially ones held in very pleasant surroundings. Is was at one of our Bristol Group meeting,( 3 men and a packet of pork scratchings), we and Steve Smeltzer decided to support the Devon group at the National Trust property; Killerton House, nr Exeter.. Chris Bowden, the local organiser, was contacted and tickets, passes, etc. arranged.
To be there for the 10 am start meant a B&B the previous evening was necessary. The days of getting up at some unholy hour and then driving our pre-
En route to the venue on the Sunday morning we were overtaken by all these cads (old men re-
All in all we found this an excellent show. Staged at a superb venue. Well worth the travelling and effort to get there. The Devon group are very friendly and hospitable. It is always nice to see new faces and their different Standards. For the non-
Report and Photos: Bob and Val Richardson
If anyone has photos of any of the other cars at this rally, I would be glad to receive them